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Year End Message from the Department Head: Celebrating a Successful 2019!

Year End Message from the Department Head: Celebrating a Successful 2019!

    Dear Colleagues, As the year 2019 draws to an end, it is with a sense of pride that I reflect upon all the UBC Department of Psychiatry was able to accomplish this year. The last twelve months not only signified transformation and progress, but also marked a pivotal phase during which we took […]

A Message from Dr. W. Robert McMaster regarding DMCBH Leadership
Dr. Sophia Frangou and Team Publish New Paper in Cerebral Cortex Uncovering Insights into Linkages Between Brain and Mind

Dr. Sophia Frangou and Team Publish New Paper in Cerebral Cortex Uncovering Insights into Linkages Between Brain and Mind

  An analysis of more than 1,000 brain scans from healthy individuals discovered fundamental rules for how connections between brain regions regulate brain functions. The research team used advanced computational methods to define the “controllability” of each brain region, meaning the degree of control each region exerts on all others. They discovered two types of […]

Department Policy on Disruption of Services by Extreme Weather Conditions

Department Policy on Disruption of Services by Extreme Weather Conditions

  Department Policy on Disruption of Services by Extreme Weather Conditions

Two IMH Marshall Fellows, Dr. Travis Hodges and Dr. Melissa Woodward, featured in UBC Medicine News

Two IMH Marshall Fellows, Dr. Travis Hodges and Dr. Melissa Woodward, featured in UBC Medicine News

Two of our recently appointed IMH Marshall Fellows, Dr. Travis Hodges (PI: Dr. Liisa Galea) and Dr. Melissa Woodward (PI: Dr. Donna Lang), were featured in a UBC Faculty of Medicine News. Both IMH Marshall fellows describe their current research projects and convey how the IMH Marshall Fellowship will make an impact on their future […]

Announcement of Retirement: Dr. Steven Vincent, Professor

Announcement of Retirement: Dr. Steven Vincent, Professor

  It is with mixed feelings that we announce that, after 36 years as an outstanding member of our academic faculty, Professor Steven Vincent will retire as of December 31, 2019.  As one of our longest serving Department members, Dr. Vincent held a number of important leadership roles over the years, including serving as Chair […]